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NVIDIA's next-gen RTX server pods pack 1280 Turing GPUs

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Without those cores on the silicon, GTX cards will only be able to support a reduced implementation of ray tracing . Since the launch of Nvidia's Turing-based RTX family of graphics cards, real-time ray tracing has been a major talking point in the world of PC gaming. Read More »

Microsoft Announces the Halo Insider Program

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We recently reported on how Halo: The Master Chief Collection is coming to PCs soon, with each game in the series being released one at a time. "Mid mission saves will be unique to each platform and can not be shared", the team explained. Read More »

Specs of Samsung’s upcoming smartphone Galaxy A40 leaks online

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This handset, as evident from its name, seems to be positioned between the Galaxy A30 and the Galaxy A50 , both of which are now on sale here in India. The device comes dual SIM functionality and dual rear camera setup. At the front, the handset gets a 25-megapixel fixed focus camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. Read More »

Can you upgrade the RAM in the 27-inch iMac (2019)?

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Radeon Pro Vega graphics will also feature in this new iMac , so Apple is continuing to position the iMac as a good choice for those who do a lot of graphics-intensive work. Both of these tablets get a major power boost under the hood with the A12 Bionic chip now offering plenty of extra power. As an aside, Apple added a new tier for the iMac Pro when configuring memory . Read More »

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A9 drops to $400

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Samsung has launched a new mid-range smartphone Galaxy A20 in Russian Federation. There is no information on global availability of the same as of now which should be known soon. It carries a huge 4,000 mAh battery sustaining whole day without charging. For camera duties, it offers a 13MP rear camera with F1.9 aperture and a 5MP front camera with face recognition. Read More »

Activision and Tencent Working on Call of Duty

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Firstly, the new rating only covers "Campaign Remastered", which is obviously bad news for fans of the game's various multiplayer maps. Call of Duty has been one of the biggest and best first-person shooters for years now. Call Of Duty Mobile will include guns, maps and modes from the Call Of Duty: Black Ops series as well as Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare . Weapons, scorestreaks, and loadouts all return - it's a full COD game on your phone. Read More »

Apple quietly refreshes iPad Air and iPad Mini with A12 Bionic processor

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Apple's iPad strategy in recent years had been splitting the category into two lines: lower-end models geared toward education and high-end models for business users. The iPad mini's name isn't any less confusing. The iPad Air starts at $499/£479/€549 while the iPad mini starts at $399/£399/€449. The display has received an upgrade as well, using the same True Tone tech that matches the screen's color temperature to its surroundings. Read More »

New Mainline Sonic Game in the Works, Takashi Iizuka Confirms

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The first is a new customization and gameplay trailer for the title, showcasing the various ways players can use earned in-game currency to buy parts and customize their favorite characters' carts. Team Sonic , Team Rose, and Team Dark face off at Wisp Circuit in this first of two parts of a special animation based on Team Sonic Racing! It's not exactly Gran Turismo, but the customization actually looks pretty deep for far a kart racer. Read More »

Apple announces new iPad Air and iPad mini with Apple Pencil support

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Microsoft canned its Windows RT-based Surface Mini tablet around the same time and many wondered if Apple's shrunken iPad would suffer the same fate as its larger siblings continued to receive upgrades. Now, though, Apple has filled that middle zone with two strong options. With the question of whether you go for the basic iPad from previous year or the new iPad Air , you're also getting a lot more screen and (possibly, as we've not had this confirmed) the powerful four speakers that ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 7 with Snapdragon 632 SoC & 4000mAh Battery Launched in China

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Xiaomi is all set to launch the Redmi Go smartphone lineup in India which would be priced even cheaper than the 6A. Redmi 7 is priced starting at 699 Chinese Yuan for the base variant which has 2GB RAM and 16GB storage, 799 Yuan for the model with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage and 999 Yuan for the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB storage. Read More »

Apex Legends Battle Pass Release Date, Details Confirmed

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Those who can't wait for fashion can plonk down 2800 coins to skip straight to level 25, unlocking your first pile of dress-up goodies. The final reward in Apex Legends' Season 1 battle pass might only look like a flashy, Legendary-tier weapon skin for the Havoc, but there's actually more to it than that. Read More »

Two-thirds of Android antivirus apps are frauds

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You should definitely iPhone apps price drop - who knows, your favorite apps might be listed on the table so hurry up! Besides fraudulently distributing ads among infected devices, the malicious apps can generate phishing pages and then open them in a browser, lending itself to targeted phishing attacks against specific users. Read More »

Samsung Electronics to Develop Complete Full Screen Display with No Camera Hole

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While it is effective, it is also unpleasant since it results in loss of screen real estate and feels as if your Galaxy S10 has grown a thick forehead. "I have an S10, and I keep my phone in my pocket with the screen towards my leg (since my leg is far less likely to damage the screen )". Previous reports have made it clear that the Infinity-O display is just the first step from Samsung towards a full-screen smartphone. Read More »

V2 Remastered for Nintendo Switch, new VR game, sequel revealed

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The other major takeaway is the announcement of " the next major title in the Sniper Elite series ". Unfortunately, Rebellion has stated that more details surrounding this release will not be revealed until 2020, which is fine considering all the new tasty projects that are on the heading our way later this year. Read More »

Valve launches Steam Link Anywhere into beta

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The only requirements are that you have a good upload connection from your gaming computer and a good download connection from the device you want to play on. Or not nothing , per se, but the promise of Steam Link Anywhere is that your Steam library continues on as normal. Your Steam Client also needs to be on the latest beta build, which will be dated March 13 or newer. Read More »

Amazon Fire TV finally gets Apple Music streaming

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Late in 2018, the leading technology company launched Apple Music on Amazon Echo smart speakers. Customers can enable this function by opening the Alexa app on their phone and setting up the Apple Music skill. Apple music will now available on Amazon Fire TV. The new support has arrived in the Apple Music skill, which has already been available for Echo device owners to utilize. Read More »

Microsoft officially announce Xbox Live for iOS and Android games

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That includes includes a trusted identity network based on Microsoft accounts, a frictionless integration for developers (Xbox Live-enabled games were notoriously hard to develop in the Windows 8/Windows Phone era due to Microsoft's strict guidelines), as well as many ways to keep mobile gamers engaged with achievements, crossplay, and more. Read More »

How to get Android 10 Q beta on your phone right now

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The Android Q Beta 1 has been released , with Google pushing out the first preview version of its upcoming major Android release. It's an issue that's been giving Google some grief in the previous year as a series of investigations have revealed the way that Android apps - and even perhaps Google itself - furtively track users' locations. Read More »

School Officials Looking To Ban Cellphones In Class

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Most, if not all, schools and school boards already have cellphone and technology related policies in place. Ontario's students need to be able to focus on their learning - not their cellphones. "Minister Eggen trusts Alberta's teachers and school boards to make their own rules regarding the use of cellphones in their classrooms", he said Tuesday. Read More »

World Wide Web marks 30 years

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It connected the world in a way that made it much easier for people to get information, share, and communicate. Personal data essentially has become a form of currency that internet users turn over-sometimes unintentionally-to major tech corporations such as Amazon, Facebook, and Google in exchange for using their services. Read More »

Pixelbook begone? Google reportedly reduces in-house computer production

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For now, Google is asking affected employees to seek temporary roles, meaning that the company could revert the alleged downsizing down the line. This division was primarily focused on the Google Pixel Slate and the Pixelbook laptop . Right now, the Google Pixel phone project doesn't seem to be impacted by these changes, but the people with knowledge of the restructuring told the cited source that several projects have been canceled in the laptop and tablet division. Read More »

Google announces Android Q: New features revealed in beta version

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We expected the preview to arrive soon, as it's becoming an annual tradition for the company to release a developer beta of its next version of Android in early March. Once done, you will receive the build over-the-air. After enrolling, if it has been more than 24 hours and the update has not come, users should check if the device is connected to the internet. Read More »

Firefox Just Got an End-to-End Encrypted File Sharing Service

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To make use of the service, all you have to do is go to the Send website, throw in any number of files as you like, and a link will be generated. Firefox Send is a new web-based secure file transfer service that allows users to upload and share multiple files with anyone. Read More »

Google Chrome 73 Brings Dark Mode on macOS Mojave

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The update's release note also state that " Windows support is on the way", so if you'll have to wait longer if you're using Windows . According to a blog by Google, the new feature comes in to effect when the mobile network's effective connection type is "2G" or 'slow-2G, ' or when Chrome for Android estimates that the page load will take more than five seconds to load at the current network conditions and device capabilities. Read More »

Motorola's 5G Moto Mod for Moto z3 Now Available on Verizon

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Lastly, if you live in a market with Verizon 5G services and have a phone that supports it, you'll need to pay an extra $10/month on top of your existing Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited, or Above Unlimited plan in order to access it. By the way, the handset can be obtained free of charge from Big Red with a device payment plan and new line of service, fetching $10 a month for a total of $240 for upgrading customers. Read More »